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Placebo Effects free pdf This compendium by leading experts presents the latest findings on this complex psychobiological process. It provides insights into the underlying mechanisms and the neurobiological foundation of the placebo effect and shows how we can now develop principles for clinical application. The expert contributions look at various models and facets of the placebo phenomenon, including: * Placebo effects on physical performance and their manipulation via verbal suggestions * Antidepressant placebo effects * Effects of patient involvement in treatment decision-making on placebo effects * Minimizing carry-over effects after treatment failure by changing the route of application * An instrument to assess both specific attitudes towards pain medication and experiences with pain medication * The transfer of the placebo analgesic effect to anti-itching medication.

About Regine Klinger

Regine Klinger is Professor in the Department of Psychology, University of Hamburg, Germany. Luana Colloca is affiliated with the Department of Bioethics of the Clinical Center of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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Author : Regine Klinger
Publisher : Hogrefe
Data Published : 08 September 2014
ISBN : 0889374635
EAN : 9780889374638
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 66 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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